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Nautical almanacs

  • Digitised Optical Sky Surveysby

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 99.00

    Proceedings of the Conference on `Digitised Optical Sky Surveys', held in Edinburgh, Scotland, 18-21 June 1991 more...

  • Galaxy Interactions at Low and High Redshiftby

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 199.00

    Proceedings of the 186th Symposium of the International Astronomical Union, held at Kyoto, Japan, 26-30 August 1997 more...

  • Planetary Nebulaeby

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 99.00

    Proceedings of the 155th Symposium of the International Astronomical Union held in Innsbruck, Austria, July 13--17, 1992 more...

  • Asteroseismologyby C. Aerts; J. Christensen-Dalsgaard; D. W. Kurtz

    Springer Netherlands 2010; US$ 239.00

    This volume offers a practical guide to asteroseismology for graduate students and scientists involved with stellar astrophysics. It introduces asteroseismology and provides comprehensive coverage of fundamental theory, observations and techniques, in addition data analysis methods. more...

  • Star Clusters and How to Observe Themby Mark Allison

    Springer London 2006; US$ 39.95

    ASTRONOMERS? OBSERVING GUIDES provide up-to-date information for amateur astronomers who want to know all about what it is they are observing. This is the basis of the first part of the book. The second part details observing techniques for practical astronomers, working with a range of different instruments. Star Clusters and How to Observe... more...

  • Scientific Detectors for Astronomyby P. Amico; James W. Beletic

    Springer Netherlands 2006; US$ 519.00

    Dear Friends, It seems like it was only yesterday that we drove the last of you to the airport. The memories and the spirit of the Scientific Detectors for Astronomy Workshop (SDW2002) remain fresh and strong. For us, this was a very special event, a great gathering of what may be one of the friendliest and most cooperative technical communities on... more...

  • Integrated Modeling of Telescopesby Torben Andersen; Anita Enmark

    Springer New York 2011; US$ 229.00

    This book presents tools of integrated modeling together with concepts of ground-based telescopes. It also describes modeling of optical systems, structures, wavefront control systems with emphasis on segmented mirror control and active and adaptive optics. more...

  • High-Redshift Galaxiesby Immo Appenzeller

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2009; US$ 159.00

    This comprehensive account of the last ten years? scientific results on high-redshift galaxies summarizes and critically discusses the wealth of observational data as well as the methods which made it possible to study these distant and faint objects. more...

  • Advanced Lectures on the Starburst-Agn Connectionby Itziar Aretxaga; Raul Mujica; Daniel Kunth

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2001; US$ 120.00

    A group of leading experts in the field of starbursts and active galactic nuclei have joined hands to produce this review volume which covers the starburst-AGN connection, and the tests to be carried out with the upcoming new astronomical facilities to ascertain the relevance of both components to the formation and evolution of galaxies.The book is... more...

  • Observing and Measuring Visual Double Starsby Bob Argyle

    Springer London 2006; US$ 99.00

    Double stars are the rule, rather than the exception: our solar system, having a single sun, is in the minority. Orbiting satellites, ground-based observatories and interferometers have all helped discover many hundreds of new pairs - but this has left enormous numbers of wide, faint pairs under-observed or not observed at all. This is where amateur... more...